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Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

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All content by Cole Krautkramer
New Student Services must renovate virtual orientation experience

New Student Services must renovate virtual orientation experience

April 27, 2021
Columnist Cole Krautkramer encourages New Student Services to find new ways to make virtual orientation engaging and socially interactive.
Professors can alleviate course registration stress

Professors can alleviate course registration stress

April 14, 2021
Columnist Cole Krautkramer urges UT professors to find new ways to reduce stress for students during the course registration process.
Writing Flag classes must teach effective writing strategies

Writing Flag classes must teach effective writing strategies

April 11, 2021
Columnist Cole Krautkramer encourages UT professors who teach writing flag courses to introduce an early-semester lecture focused on cultivating critical writing skills.
Implement a winter semester

Implement a winter semester

April 2, 2021
Columnist Cole Krautkramer encourages the University to implement a winter semester and expand course offerings to give students greater academic flexibility.
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UT-Austin students prepare to return home for Thanksgiving break, take COVID-19 precautions

November 27, 2020

Some students who came to campus for the fall semester are preparing to go home for Thanksgiving break amid the pandemic and plan to take a range of precautions before returning. Susan Hochman, associate...

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On-campus students change living situations during COVID-19 pandemic

November 19, 2020

Some students have changed their living situations in UT residence halls this semester due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A little over 3,300 individuals moved onto campus at the start of the semester. About...

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Students, faculty take online learning outside

October 15, 2020

Students and faculty are finding new ways to diversify the classroom experience over Zoom by taking or conducting classes outdoors. Luisa Camila Valdez-Vela, a junior in the professional accounting...

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Some UT-Austin students lose passing period time in transition to online learning

September 30, 2020

Online courses have caused some professors to either intentionally or accidentally shorten passing periods between classes.  In previous years, classes lasting an hour and a half had 15-minute...